Next #VitanovaUK event, Bristol, April 27, 2-5pm

Re-reading Dante's Vita nova

Please join us for our next meeting, 2-5pm on 27 April, 2018, where we will be discussing chapters 19-24 at the University of Bristol.

The event will be in the Verdon-Smith Room, Institute of Advanced Studies, Royal Fort House, University of Bristol, BS8 1UH.

Keep and eye on the blog and #VitanovaUK for further updates and details!

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Mary Jo Bang’s Inferno

A review of Mary Jo Bang’s translation of Inferno (in which I use ‘powerful(ly)’ too often):

“This Inferno is, at times cogent, inventive, and beautiful. But for all its innovation and moments of excellence, Bang’s audacious modernising translation often loses its way, leaving us to struggle through a wood of distracting line breaks and the odd unfortunate inaccuracy.”

http://www.oxonianreview.org/wp/the-thick-of-it/